Can Acupuncture Help With Weight Loss?

A record number of Americans are obese. A recent report conducted by the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, titled The Annual State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America indicates that obesity continues to be a problem...

The Benefits of Acupuncture: Learn About Its Healing Power

The ancient practice of acupuncture, which originated from the Far East thousands of years ago is a complete medical regiment that focuses on correcting imbalances of energy in the body and has many associated benefits. In Chinese medicine theory, the benefits of...

Acupuncture Points: Charts and Meanings

To understand the basics of acupuncture, it is best to familiarize yourself with the acupuncture points chart. The number of acupuncture points was originally established to correlate with the number of days in the year – 365, but because acupuncturists in all parts...

Alumna Joins Faculty to Teach Master of Won Buddhist Studies

Long-time friend, alumna and Chair of the Won Institute of Graduate Studies, Grace Song, Ph.D, has come on board as faculty this fall and will be teaching classes under the Master of Won Buddhist Studies degree program, the only higher education institution offering...

Clothing Drive for Women’s Veteran Center

Join us this fall in our efforts to support the Women Veterans Center. The VMC’s Women Veterans Center is the only facility of its kind in the greater Philadelphia area and proudly assists over 700 women veterans and their families. The WVC relies on the...

Traditional Medicine and Spiritual Development at Won Institute

The Won Buddhist Temple is more heavily involved in traditional Asian medicine than any others in the area, through its educational branch, the Won Institute of Graduate Studies. This is a separate legal entity founded by the temple community in order to forward their...

Won Institute Welcomes New Librarian

Welcome Ms. Anna Nellis as our new Won Institute Librarian. Anna attended Loyola University Chicago where she majored in English and Theater. In 2013, she earned an M.A. in Writing and Publishing from DePaul University. In 2016, Anna completed a Master of Arts in...

Acupuncturist Needed – Restorative Harmony Acupuncture

  Seeking Independent Contractor Acupuncturist for my office in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia. Candidate Should: Be confident managing scheduling Give excellent customer service Be a great communicator and people person Love client interaction Be a self-starter...